Butternut flat cut wood veneer is warm brown with straight grain and a coarse, soft texture. Capable of taking a rich finish.
Common Uses for Butternut Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, doors, architectural millwork, cabinetry and furniture.
Other Names: White Walnut.
The Tree: A native North American tree that is small- to medium-sized and related to Black Walnut.
A Little History: Butternut produces a sweet sap and a syrup of fair quality can be made from it. Butternut trees also bear sweet nuts often used in candy making.
Region: North America